The Prime Minister announces a change in the senior ranks of the public service

SASKATOON, SK, April 27, 2016 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following change in the senior ranks of the public service: 

Diane Lafleur, currently Assistant Deputy Minister, Federal-Provincial Relations and Social Policy Branch, Finance Canada, becomes Associate Deputy Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, effective May 9, 2016.

Diane Lafleur


Master of Arts, Economics and Canadian Studies, John Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies
Bachelor of Arts, International Politics and Economics, Middlebury College

Professional Experience

Since August 2013
Assistant Deputy Minister, Federal, Provincial Relations and Social Policy Branch, Finance Canada

2009 - 2013
Director General, Financial Sector, Policy Branch, Finance Canada

2004 - 2009
Director, Financial Sector Division, Finance Canada

2001 - 2003
Senior Chief, Strategic Planning and Trade, Finance Canada

1998 – 2000
Chief, Strategic Planning and Coordination, Finance Canada 


SOURCE Prime Minister's Office

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